500 Monument Square, Racine, WI
Now more than ever the YMCA needs your support. Please plan to participate in the Racine Lighthouse Remote Run/Walk or help the YMCA sustain ongoing programs by making a donation. Both can be done at www.Lighthouserun.com
Proceeds from your participation in the Lighthouse Run help support the YMCA Strong Kids Campaign.
Your contribution helps us provide program support and financial assistance to youth and families who need it in our community. Only by working together can we give more kids the opportunity to grow strong in spirit, mind and body.
The courses are listed at www.lighthouserun.com and can be downloaded to your iPhone, Android or Apple Watch. You may also download the course GPX to your Garmin, Suunto, etc. devices.
The Lighthouse Run begins on Main Street at Monument Square and heads north towards the Root River. Runners cross the river on Main Street before turning to run along Lake Michigan Pathway. The Modine 2 milers turn back on the snake turn at North Beach, while 4 & 10 Mile participants proceed along the Lake Michigan Pathway. The 4 Mile participants will return via the pathway to Michigan Blvd. The 10 milers proceed north to 3 Mile Road.
New for 2021 - The LHR 10M runners run a out and back course - head east on Lighthouse Drive to the famous Wind Point Lighthouse. There will be a lollipop turn at the lighthouse. The final leg of the race is to follow the path in reverse to the finish on Monument Square.
Runners in the 4 & 10 Mile Competitive Runs will be issued a race number and disposable timing chips which should be attached to each shoe and must be worn to be timed. Your bib must be visible at all times. If you remove your race bib you will be Disqualified. No dogs or roller blades are allowed in any run! Strollers and wagons are allowed in the Modine Fun Run/Walk, however, they ARE NOT permitted in the LHR 4 & 10-mile competitive races. The course will close at 10:30 am.
2 MILE ROUTE:
4 MILE ROUTE:
10 MILE ROUTE:
All participants will be presented with a finishers medal!
OVERALL & AGE CATEGORY WINNERS are BASED on a SHOTGUN START.
The order in which the athletes cross the finish line will be the official finish position. Further, USTAF Rule 245.3 – regarding transponder timing – “the actual time elapsed between an athlete reaching the starting line and the finish line can be made known to the athlete, but will not be considered as the official time.” In short, official time per USATF rule is gun time. Learn more here.
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Runners who have pre-registered by mail or online may pick up their race packets in advance. Runners may also register in person during these times and receive their race packets immediately.
Early Bird Packet Pick-up Wednesday thru Friday, June 15-19 from 12:15 pm to -5:00 pm